This weekend is your chance to find some BIG BOOK Bargains. The NC Room along with all the departments of the Central Library are grateful to our Friends. They do a lot to enhance the quality of our services and collections.

Friends of the Central Library Book Sale
(590 North Marshall Street, Winston-Salem, Free parking: Spruce Street near 6th Street)
Friday, November 6th, 3 pm to 7 pm
Saturday, November 7th, 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday, November 8th, 1 pm to 5 pm
Sunday is half-price or $5 per bag (excluding special sale items and electronic media)

Here’s a taste of their mission from their website:

Friends of the Central Library

The Friends of the Central Library seek to support and improve the resources and services of the Central Library of the Forsyth County Public Library. Friends of the Central Library is a non-profit 501 (c)3 corporation. The Friends of the Central Library, established in 2006, currently has more than 100 members. The Friends support the Central Library through:

  • Financial support gained through membership and general fund raising
  • Member volunteers who wish to contribute their time, energy and ideas in assisting the Library with projects and programs
  • Community advocacy achieved through activities that emphasize the importance of the resources provided by the public library